Polysemy Workshop

March 23, 2023 - March 24, 2023
Faculty of Philosophy, University of Oxford

Lecture Room, Radcliffe Humanities
Woodstock Road
Oxford OX2 6GG
United Kingdom


  • Leverhulme Trust


University College London
Monash University
University of Oslo
Vrije University
Oxford University


Monash University

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Day 1 

10:00-11:15  Ofra Magidor: Polysemy, Copredication, and Property Versatility

11:20-12:35  John Collins: Copredication as Illusion: Polysemy and Truth Conditions

2:00-3:15  Agustin Vicente: Acquisition and Representation of Different Kinds of Polysemies

4:00 -5:15  Michelle Liu: The Polysemy Approach to Philosophical Debates

Day 2 

10:00-11:15  Jessica Keiser: Normative Generics are Descriptive

11:20-12:35  Guido Löhr: Polysemy and Metalinguistic Negotiations

2:00-3:15  Ingrid Lossius Falkum: Polysemy, Approximation and Development 

4:00-5:15 Robyn Carston: Sources of Polysemy: Syntax and Pragmatics

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March 14, 2023, 9:00am BST

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